Science Lesson Plans

Insects in the Classroom

Jets, Planes and Helicopters: How do they Fly?

Engineering the Future: The Educator’s Guide to Building and Construction

Food Science Lesson Plans and Activities for K-12 Educators

Illness Prevention: The K-12 Cleanliness and Hygiene Lesson Plan Collection

National Wildlife Federation Lesson Plans

TeAch-nology – The Art & Science of Teaching with Technology

Khan Academy – library of videos

Model Science Software – develops simulation software

History/Social Studies Lesson Plans

Transportation: Past, Present and Future

Popular American History Lesson Plans

History and Social Studies Lesson Plans

History Education Network

Best of History Websites – created by EdTechTeacher Inc.

The Historical Text Archive


Edutopia – a program of the George Lucas Educational Foundation

HippoCampus – a project of the Monterey Institute for Technology and Education

ProjectExplorer – a nonprofit organization that shares multimedia content and lesson plans

GlobalSchoolNet – combine education and technology to strengthen communities and benefit humanity

Education World – resource to find high-quality and in-depth original content.

EducationalFreeware – reviews of the best free learning games, software and websites

KidsClick! – designed for kids by librarians with kid-friendly results!

Discovery Education – transforms classrooms, empowers teachers, and captivates students

iTunesU – bring your classroom together on iPad

TED – ideas worth spreading

Refdesk – a free and family-friendly fact checker for the internet

Martindale’s – The Reference Desk

Do2Learn – thousands of free pages of social skills, behavorial regulation, activites, guidance and more

Cornell Note-Taking System – Learning Strategies Center

Madeline Hunter’s ITIP – teacher decision-making model


Arts/Language Arts

ReadWriteThink – access to highest quality practices in reading and language

World Wide Art Resources – connect the people of the world to the world of art

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare


MathWorld – the web’s most extensive mathematics resource

The National Library of Virtual Manipulatives – NSF supported project